Despite a slow run that’s left Yukon fisherman waiting for fall chum, Jeff Estensen with Fish and Game said “(by) all accounts, it definitely seems like we have a pulse of fish going upriver.”
Familiar faces signed up for the coming race include 2015 champion Brent Sass, as well as second-place finisher—and multiple Quest champion—Allen Moore.
After months of debate — and amid weak revenues and flagging solvency — the Nome Joint Utility Board is raising rates permanently.
City clerk Tom Moran and Chip Leeper, the head of Nome Parks and Recreation, were the only two candidates interviewed by the city council for the city manager job.
Troopers say nearly two dozen plants, yielding about 2.3 pounds of processed marijuana, was found in the search.
Basketball could carry Wallace Ungwiluk 2,000 miles from his home in Gambell — if he accepts the chance to play for a Seattle high school.
Ten thousand pounds of donated halibut will help four communities affected by this spring’s poor walrus harvest.
The airline reports all 276 passengers and 18 crew onboard the plane are safely on the ground.
As new noise, firearm, and marijuana ordinances are readied for public consumption, the city council is preparing to interview two candidates for the city manager job.
Josie Bahnke will lead Alaska’s Division of Elections after Lt. Governor Byron Mallot asked for the resignation of current Elections head Gail Fenumiai.